Thursday, 29 December 2016

Thursday, 22 December 2016

Thursday thought...

"When you innovate, you've got to be prepared for people telling you you're nuts." 
- Larry Ellison



Thursday, 15 December 2016

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

My Top Gift Tips: Jason VanHanswyk, SeaSack

Jason is a big fan of practical gifts that solve a problem or help people out. Here are some of his other top gift tips...

1. The best gift I ever received was…
"The best gift I ever received was my wedding gift from my wife, Katrina. A cobalt sleek wrist-watch that she had engraved."

2. The top gift on my wish list is…
"The top gift on my wish list would have to be a Fender Telecaster."

3. The best gift I have ever given was…
"The best gift I have ever given was last Christmas getting a laptop for my grandfather. He was elated."




4. The hardest person I have ever had to buy a gift for was/is…
"The hardest person I have in my life to shop for is my mother. It’s not that she’s picky, it’s just finding the perfect gift is so difficult!"

5. The best last-minute gift is…
"The best last-minute gift is whatever amazon will ship fastest ;-)"

6. My hot gift buying tip is…
"My hot gift buying tip would be to purchase something that truly solves a problem, that you will use. Such as SeaSack!"

Jason VanHanswyk is a husband and father by day, entrepreneur by night at SeaSack…and day too! He just launched his Kickstarter campaign offering the most useful beach bag ever made for the whole family. Learn more about Jason's great product at www.seasackthebag.com


SeaSack — The most useful beach bag ever made

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

TUESDAY TIP: How to create space in a townhouse or apartment

Kate Shelby lives in a townhouse with her three children. She recently wrote a personal article about how she survives in a 3 bedroom townhouse with three children. 

Kate says, "The best thing I have discovered is the washer/dryer stacking kit. This leaves more overhead room in the laundry if you need to use the sink or hang clothing up when it rains." Here's an example of the stacking kit



Kate's article is definitely worth a read if you live in an apartment or house where you're struggling for space. 

Kate Shelby is an Australian blogger, mother and lover of superheroes in tight pants. 
Read more of Kate's engaging articles on motherhood, family life and more at www.australianmum.com

Monday, 5 December 2016

My Top Gift Tips: Sarah Vass, Fit Affinity

Sarah's philosophy when buying gifts is to invest in gifts that enhance health and happiness - such a wise practice! Here are some of Sarah's other top gift tips...

1. The best gift I ever received was… 
"Sky-diving!! Unforgettable."

2. The top gift on my wish list is… 
"A new yoga mat. I'm a fitness junkie and I've had my current one for far too long it's beginning to lose it's anti-slip!"

3. The best gift I have ever given was… 
"I spoiled my mum with flights to the Whitsundays."

4. The hardest person I have ever had to buy a gift for was/is… 
"My sister. I make it hard on myself because I have to keep upping the anti each year! lol"

5. The best last-minute gift is… 
"A meal at their favourite restaurant."

6. My hot gift buying tip is… 
"Sometimes sharing an experience with your loved ones is more important than buying more junky 'stuff'. I always ask this question, "Does this help encourage a healthy and happy life?" I think the most meaningful gifts go beyond just short term gratification."



Sarah Vass is a health and fitness junkie who writes for Fit Affinity - a leading online retailer of workout plans and natural fitness supplements to help busy women to get lean and sculpted. Learn more about Sarah at www.fitaffinity.com and connect with her on Instagram